TV writer Larry DiTillio ("Babylon 5") has been tapped to receive the Writers Guild of America West's Morgan Cox award for service.
The Writers Guild recognized both veteran and first-time contenders in the nominees for this year's kudos.
Chris Albers and Tom Fontana have been tapped to receive the Writers Guild of America East's Richard B. Jablow Award.
The Writers Guild of America West has tapped veteran scribe William Blinn as the recipient of its Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television.
Fox's "The Simpsons" scored five Writers Guild of America TV nominations on Monday, while NBC's "30 Rock" garnered four and AMC newcomer "Breaking Bad" took three.
Diablo Cody, who penned Fox Searchlight's "Juno," took the WGA's original screenplay award while Ethan and Joel Coen won adapted screenplay for Miramax's "No Country for Old Men."
Opting for recent awards-season favorites, the WGA has selected Diablo Cody as winner of its original screenplay award for Fox Searchlight's "Juno" and Ethan and Joel Coen for the adapted screenplay…
The WGA East has selected Walter Bernstein as the recipient of its Evelyn F. Burkey Award.
On the heels of unveiling its screenplay award nominations, the WGA's dumped cold water on the kudos by calling off its Feb. 9 awards show in Los Angeles -- unless it's ended its strike by then.
Despite conducting a bitter strike that's threatened other award shows, the WGA's proceeding as usual with its Feb. 9 awards show as it unveiled its 10 nominations for its feature screenplay award…